Are you aware that a lot of Singaporeans are making six figure income from the comfort of their home just by selling handmade items or arts and crafts supplies? The most shocking truth is they are not making huge income by selling locally, they are actually marketing GLOBALLY from their own computer!
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Are you skilled and artistic? Do you make jewelry, sew clothes or good at making decorpage, hobby craft, paper craft, quilling, and sequins? Or perhaps your a talented painter or photographer? Surely, your friends praised you always and highly recommend you to their friends. Whatever your crafty or artsy skills are, there is a way to market it easily to international market. If crafting isn’t your thing, but you frequent car boot sales and have an eye for vintage treasures, you can sell those too!
Here is the secret: Sell them on Etsy.
Etsy.com is an online marketplace for all things handmade. Etsy has lots of traffic. Etsy’s Alexa world rank is 136 (41 in the US), which is pretty awesome.
More Reasons to Sell on Etsy
You will not get the same targeted audience for your products at eBay.com.sg, Lazada, Zalora, Redmart or any local online marketplace. You can also set higher prices for your items because buyers on Etsy appreciates crafts and arts, and price tag is not their main concern. The possibilities really are endless. In addition to handmade, you can sell vintage items and supplies for arts & crafts too.
What Other People In Your Region Are Selling
Are you interested in what other people in your place are selling and earn income by selling their crafts? By research, here are the products that do best in Etsy:
- Swarovski Crystal Beads. You can sell your luxurious, unforgettable designs with Swarovski Crystal Beads for jewelry making.
- Custom Cookie Cutters. You can also sell unique and handmade custom cookie cutter in almost any design you can imagine.
- Vintage Supplies. You can also sell vintage clothing supplies, ribbons, paper and crafts and etc.